Archive for July, 2012

Come break fast on Newbury with AIC

07/24/2012 | AIC Boston Center | Events

AIC Boston is celebrating Ramadan with a packed calendar of iftars. All are welcome, and in the Ramadan spirit of charity, proceeds from ticket sales will benefit Boston’s Pine Street […]

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AIC July 2012 Newsletter

07/20/2012 | Newsletters

IN THIS ISSUE: Ramadan Kareem, Attend an Iftar in Boston, Zainab in action, Dean Obeidallah brings laughs and wisdom. Click here to read the newsletter.

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NATIONAL JOURNAL: Comedian Dean Obeidallah uses comedy to break down stereotypes

07/18/2012 | News | Project Nur

WASHINGTON — July 17, 2012 — Political comedy is nothing new. But in a post 9/11-world, some young Muslim Americans are finding that comedy is one way to break down […]

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AIC promotes religious freedom for minorities in the Middle East

WASHINGTON, July 16, 2012 – As the Middle East continues to face political and social transition, it is critical for the U.S. to advocate for the safety and security of religious minorities in the […]

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Zainab al-Suwaij speakes to InterCultureWorld at US-Islamic World Forum on the importance of spreading a culture of non-violence.

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Project Nur presents ‘An Evening with Dean Obeidallah’

07/12/2012 | Press Releases | Project Nur

WASHINGTON, July 12, 2012 –This evening at the UCDC campus, Project Nur, the student-led initiative of AIC, will present an intimate discussion with comedian and commentator Dean Obeidallah. Known for […]

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WASHINGTON POST: AIC Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij profiled

07/11/2012 | News | Zainab Al-Suwaij

WASHINGTON — July 11, 2012 — The Washington Post’s Emily Wax profiled AIC Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij in the paper’s Style section today. This piece details Zainab’s long and intriguing […]

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Moderate American Muslim Tries to Navigate a Deeply Divided Community.

07/10/2012 | News | Zainab Al-Suwaij

Wax, Emily. “Moderate American Muslim Tries to Navigate a Deeply Divided Community.”Washington Post. N.p., 10 July 2012

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